Gorgets are constructed using 18 ga. stainless steel plate for the neck. The front and back skirting is a brigandine made with 20 ga. stainless steel fender washers riveted in a fish scale pattern. There is an additional 20 ga. stainless steel plate under the brigandine which covers the tracheal notch. An optional 20 ga. stainless steel plate which covers the upper thoracic vertebrae is available for an additional $10.00

The leather used is 2-3 oz. chrome tanned leather. Leather colors available on a regular basis are: black, dark brown, medium brown, light brown, navy blue, medium blue, dark green, red and white.

Rivets on the gorget are plated steel are available in gilt (gold tone), nickel (silver tone), antique brass, antique silver and gun metal (similar to fire blackened). All brass rivets are available in gilt and nickel for an additional $20.00 (due to the current price of brass).


Standart Gorget: $120.00

The "one size fits most" model is the standard gorget. This has buckles on both sides of the collar and will adjust from 15" up to 20".

These will be available only on the web site on the "In-Stock" page. If you are looking for a praticular color that is not in stock you can email me and I will let you know if I can get this color and will try to notify you when one is available.

This is the same gorget that is sold by Darkwood Armory.


Slim-line gorget: $100.00

New "slim-line gorget. Same construction as the standard gorget but with a narrower profile. Fits nicely under a fencing doublet. Not recommended for cut & thrust or armored combat due to the lack of protection on the sides of the clavicle. Currently available in "One Size Fits Most" (adjustable from 15" to 20") Pictured below with a standard model.

An optional 20 ga. stainless steel plate which covers the upper thoracic vertebrae is available for an additional $10.00

slim-line and standard gorgets.

Order of Defense Gorget: $150.00 without a medallion and $175.00 with a medallion from Combat Medallions

New addition. Gorget designed specifically for the new 4th Peerage in the SCA - the Order of Defense. Construction is the same a the standard gorget.

 An optional 20 ga. stainless steel plate which covers the upper thoracic vertebrae is available for an additional $10.00

master of defense gorget
M.O.D. gorgets

Custom Gorgets: $130.00

Custom gorgets will continure to be made for sizes less than 15" or more than 20" in circumference.


Below are photos of several custom gorgets I've previously made.


Basic Black with nickle hardwear.
Laertes Order of Defense gorget
Order of Defense gorget in dark green no medallion

Blue with gunmetal rivets and nickle buckles.

Dark green leather with antique nickel rivets.
Osprey Order of Defense gorget
Order of Defense gorget in mahogany brown with medallion
Gold Lame gorget
Gorget in gold leather

a group of "one side fits most" gorgets.